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Posted on April 13, 2018 in Packaging that Works

Packaging That Works: Less is More with Tortilla Reseal Packaging

A package that works for consumers is a package that is easy to use, and provides convenience. Consumers judge the value of a product by both the product quality and quality of the package. According to a study from Mintel, 80% of consumers say that reducing packaging waste is just as important as reducing food waste. Today we’ll experience two different package styles for flour tortillas. One is a pressure sensitive tape reseal and the other is a zipper reseal. And as you’ll see, one of them uses 33% less square inches to package the product.

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Posted on February 14, 2018 in What's New

New Feature, New Film? When & How You Should Redesign Your Packaging

Now more than ever, brands are redesigning packaging more frequently to meet consumer demands and, let's just say, short attention spans. Trying to be more innovative, louder, greener, smaller, bigger, better! We're here to give you a couple pointers on easily integrating consumer-loved convenience features with a new film design.

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Posted on February 2, 2018 in Tradeshows

Sealstrip at Canadian Bakery Showcase

Sealstrip Corporation is excited to exhibit at Canada's biggest bakery show, the Canadian Bakery Showcase! Visit us at booth #257 for the easy open and resealable features needed to compete in today’s baked goods market!

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Posted on February 1, 2018 in Tradeshows

Sealstrip at Snaxpo 2018!

Sealstrip Corporation is excited to exhibit at snack food’s biggest show, Snaxpo. Visit booth #1223 for the easy open and resealable features needed to compete in today’s snack market!

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Posted on November 16, 2017 in What's New

Plan for Packaging Success in 2018

You found it. The perfect flexible packaging convenience feature. It’s award-winning, sustainable, and efficient! Now you want to proceed with getting it up and running on your packaging – but what’s the next step? You have to get operations up to speed, and purchasing, and marketing, and engineering…each bridge you need to cross seems like a huge project! Sealstrip can help ease your mind and provide resources for making crossing those bridges easier.

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Posted on October 12, 2017 in What's New

Lightweight materials extend shelf life and offer sustainability benefits

Reflecting the trend toward multi-functionality and food safety, Sealstrip Corp., Gilbertsville, PA, recently introduced a series of tapes that provide both barrier and FDA compliance. “In regard to sustainability, traditional reseal features add more weight to the package, require more energy to produce and affect line efficiency. With Sealstrip’s tapes, very little weight is added, very little energy is used to apply the feature, and line speeds are unaffected,” says Jo Anne Forman, director of product development.

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Posted on September 14, 2017 in What's New

Reclosable VS Resealable

When searching for the right consumer convenience feature for your product’s packaging, using the right search terms and asking the right questions is paramount. Deciphering industry terms can be like red tape between you and what you really want. Lucky for you, we want you to know what we mean! So…“Reclosable” versus “Resealable” – what’s the difference?

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Posted on September 13, 2017 in What's New

Conveniently Preserving Freshness through Packaging

Snack and bakery retail sales data for the past year points toward the importance of “freshness” as a product attribute (watch for the June issue of Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery for our “State of the Industry—Bakery” analysis for more on how freshness is taking the lead on some product segments). Convenience also remains selling point across all retail grocery channels.

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